Galiwin’ku Visiting Contractors Accommodation

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Galiwin’ku Visiting Contractors Accommodation
+61 8 8987 9265
Lot 344 Galiwin’ku Community
Elcho Island NT * Australia

Aboriginal people have inhabited this region for more than 40,000 years. After the Goulburn Island mission was set up in 1921, Elcho Island was chosen as the site for a second Methodist overseas mission. However, oil drilling by the Naphtha Petroleum Company closed the mission site, which was relocated to Milingimbi.

Galiwin’ku on Elcho Island was eventually established in 1942 as a refuge from possible bombing of the Milingimbi Royal Australian Air Force Base during World War II.

The Methodist church started its Methodist overseas mission in Galiwin’ku in 1947. During the 1950s a fishing industry started, a large market garden flourished and a cypress pine logging industry and sawmill began. During early settlement, the mission encouraged Aboriginal people to stay on their traditional homelands and use Galiwin’ku as a service centre. However, the mission ended when self-government came in the 1970s, and the community is now the largest Aboriginal community in north-east Arnhem Land. In 2008, Galiwin’ku became part of the East Arnhem Shire and the Shire took over local government.

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  1. En-Suite Bathroom
  2. Fridge - Bar Fridge
  3. Single Bed
  4. Laundry Facilities
  5. Linen and Towels Provided
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  1. En-Suite Bathroom
  2. Fridge - Bar Fridge
  3. Single Bed
  4. Laundry Facilities
  5. Linen and Towels Provided
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Single Ensuite 31+ days Book

  1. En-Suite Bathroom
  2. Fridge - Bar Fridge
  3. Single Bed
  4. Laundry Facilities
  5. Linen and Towels Provided

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